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  • *India offers tax concessions on mobile component imports. NEW DELHI, May 23- India has offered to allow Apple Inc to import mobile handset components intended for use in local manufacturing tax free, a top government official said on Tuesday. Among a set of tax concessions, Apple had initially sought a 15- years tax holiday for all components that it would import...

  • May 17- Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc filed a lawsuit against four Apple Inc contract manufacturers, including Foxconn Technology Group, for not paying royalties, as its legal battle with the iPhone maker intensifies. The other manufacturers listed in the filing by Qualcomm were Pegatron Corp, Wistron Corp and Compal Electronics Inc.. In the complaint filed in the...

  • May 17- Qualcomm Inc filed a complaint against Foxconn Technology Group and three other Apple Inc contract manufacturers for not paying royalties, firing the latest salvo in its fight with the iPhone maker. The other manufacturers listed by Qualcomm were Pegatron Corp, Wistron Corp and Compal Electronics Inc.. Apple has agreed to indemnify the manufacturers...

  • May 17- Qualcomm Inc said on Wednesday it filed a complaint against Foxconn Technology Group and three other contract manufacturers of Apple Inc for not paying royalties. The other manufacturers listed by Qualcomm were Pegatron Corp, Wistron Corp and Compal Electronics Inc.. Foxconn Technology Group is the trading name of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision...

  • TOKYO, May 15- Desperate to overcome Japan's growing shortage of labor, mid-sized companies are planning to buy robots and other equipment to automate a wide range of tasks, including manufacturing, earthmoving and hotel room service. "The share of capital expenditure devoted to becoming more efficient is increasing because of the shortage of workers," said...

  • TAIPEI, May 10- China is the best place for expanding manufacturing and investment, the country's premier told the world's largest contract electronics maker Foxconn less than two weeks after its chief executive Terry Gou went to the White House to discuss increasing investment in the United States. China has a huge market and lots of talent, it is the best...

  • Donald Trump

    Trump's protectionist rhetoric has spurred a lot of hand-wringing about trade, but some emerging market exporters aren't too concerned.

  • MSCI's emerging market index rose 0.7 percent to its strongest since June 2016 reflecting gains in heavyweights South Korea and Taiwan, where a number of blue chip tech stocks such as Samsung Electronics and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co soared. President Donald Trump opened the door to meeting North Korea's Kim Jong Un. "You've seen some...

  • Ericsson isn't worried about MIC 2025

    Leif Johansson, chairman of Ericsson, says everyone benefits when investments in technology are made and that China's tech transformation is only natural.

  • The EU is concerned over 'made in China 2025'

    China's plans to move into the high-tech manufacturing space may pose a threat to some of China's top trade partners. CNBC's Sophia Yan reports.

  • 'Co-bots' are taking off in Asia

    Asia is the leading region in the use of "co-bots", or collaborative robots, says Jurgen Von Hollen, president of Universal Robots.

  • We're not stealing anyone's jobs: Chinese factory workers

    Factory employees in Jiaxing, China have different views from President Trump when it comes to manufacturing and trade. Eunice Yoon take a closer look.

  • China making inroads into high value-add manufacturing: Pro

    Kelvin Tay of UBS Wealth Management weighs in on the manufacturing sector and capital outflows in China.

  • NEW DELHI, Feb 14- India's Supreme Court convicted a confidante of the late chief minister of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday in a corruption case that will put her behind bars and effectively end her bid to become chief minister of the southern state. Known as the " Detroit of Asia", Tamil Nadu is India's second-largest manufacturing state. It hosts auto makers including BMW,...

  • NEW DELHI, Feb 14- India's Supreme Court convicted a confidante of the late chief minister of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday in a corruption case that will put her behind bars and effectively end her bid to become chief minister of the southern state. Known as the " Detroit of Asia", Tamil Nadu is India's second-largest manufacturing state. The disproportionate assets case...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 3- Manufacturers in Asia's export-oriented economies are rushing to announce investment plans in the United States, as U.S. Following is a list of Asian companies that have announced plans to help the United States create jobs and boost manufacturing. Samsung officially declined comment but said it has made significant investments in the...

  • Feb 3- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is discussing a supply deal with Japan's Murata Manufacturing for batteries for its Galaxy S8 smartphones, the Nikkei business daily reported. Wrapping up its months-long probe, the smartphone maker said last month that faulty batteries from two suppliers- affiliate Samsung SDI Co Ltd and China's Amperex Technology Ltd- were...

  • *LG Elec considering Tennessee for possible U.S. plant- source. SEOUL, Feb 2- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd may build a U.S. plant for its home appliances business, a person familiar with the matter said, the latest global firm to consider a response to criticism about imports from new U.S. The new U.S. administration has threatened an import tax while Trump has attacked...

  • SEOUL, Jan 23- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd indicated on Monday that its latest flagship Galaxy S smartphone could be delayed as it pledged to enhance product safety following an investigation into the cause of fires in its premium Note 7 devices. Samsung mobile chief Koh Dong- jin said procedures had been put in place to avoid a repeat of the fires as the South...

  • This analyst is bearish on Foxconn

    Alberto Moel, senior research analyst at Bernstein, says that the investment in the U.S. is a difficult proposition.